Barbara Altman

19 March 1771–
Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Barbara

When Barbara Altman was born on 19 March 1771, in Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Johann Caspar Altman, was 29 and her mother, Susanna Beck, was 21.

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Family Time Line

Johann Caspar Altman
1741–1818
Susanna Beck
1749–1819
George Phillip Altman
1766–1806
Frederick David Altman
1766–1855
Magdalena Altmann
1775–
Christiana Altman
1767–
Barbara Altman
1771–
Anna Maria Altman
1777–1861
Catharina Altman
1780–
John Peter Altman
1782–
Susanna Beck Altman
1784–1830
Johann Altman
1787–
Sara Altman
1793–

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World Events (3)

1776
Age 5
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
Age 5
The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1776 · The Declaration to the King
Age 5
"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Altmann .2 Respelling of German Altmann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

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